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Find more Tenzer relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 29 more people named Tenzer in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 164 people named Tenzer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Tenzer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 193 people named Tenzer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27% of women had paying jobs
  • 32 were children
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 17% were children

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As Tenzer families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 21 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most mothers originated from Austria
  • 85 were born in foreign countries